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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]We were fortunate enough to be allowed to start setting up our event from the morning the day before. I was part of the group who went straight to the gallery, whilst a few went to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]I had seen images of icord words made with wire in and have seen people make words out of wire at craft fairs and markets in the past so knew that this was a possible method. The first thing...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Following our event risk and saftey assesment presentation each individual was required to complete a risk assesment for there peice. This was prepared by following the colleges standard form. All potential hazardss had to be looked...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]I started the French Knitting once my piece became too large and complex to knit on the bus. One major benefit of French knitting is that it is very simple and requires very little space, and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]From the very start of the project I had been wishing to have some form of interaction with the knitting but struggled to find any solution. In the initial meeting with the tutors and discussing what my...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] I intended for me piece to be displayed on two plinths, with one being 40x50cm at least to display the piece and there to be a difference in height between the two plinths with the height...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]For knitting the piece I used 4.5mm zing needles, which are made of alimnium with very sharp points. I bought them specially for this piece as the other pair...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]With knitting the piece is not finished as soon as you finish knitting it.. Knitting tends to drop once it has been cast off and all the pieces start to be pulled down though gravity and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]This year the Headingley Roatary club put on a special competion throughout Headingley for the best Christmas window display. This was inspired by the similar competion put on by the Harrogate Roatary club which is so...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]This was a project started by Nat McCulloch, whilst hospitalised due to her eating disorder. She combined her obsession with cross-stitch with a way of detailing little discussed mental health issues. She took her inspiration from...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_gallery type="image_grid" images="2174,2175,2176,2177,2178,2179,2180,2181,2182,2183,2184,2185,2186,2187,2188,2189" img_size="large" column_number="2" grayscale="no" images_space="gallery_without_space"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]French knitting, or puniken, is a simple style of loom knitting. Rather than conventional knitting on two straight needles it is done on a loom called a knitting dolly or knitting nancy. Traditonally the dolly was...

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